Upcoming Conferences

IEPA 11 Conference
11th International Conference on Early Intervention in Mental Health
Prevention and Intervention: Broadening the Scope

IEPA 11 will be held in Boston 7-10 October 2018 at the Westin Copley, Boston, USA.

Plenary speakers:
Mario Alvarez-Jimenez, Sarah-Jayne Blakemore, Edward T Bullmore, Helen Fisher, Takao Hensch, Steve E. Hyman, Nev Jones, John M. Kane, Inez Myin-Germeys.
Mario Alvarez-Jimenez

IEPA 12 Conference

The IEPA are excited to announce the IEPA 12 Early Intervention in Mental Health Conference will be held in Brazil in 2020. Further information will be posted as it becomes available.

ISPS 2017: Making Real Change Happen

Plenary speakers:
Jim Van, Jacqui Dillon, Rachel Waddingham, Grainne Fadden, Shelagh Musgrave, Kwame McKenzie, Alison Brabban, Svein Friis, Jon Vidar Stromstad and Anne Berit Eie Torbjornsen.
Other speakers include: Richard Bentall, Jim Geekie, Eleanor Longden, Brian Martindale, Debra Lampshire, Jan Olav Johannessen and John Read.

Conference themes:
Working for change (eg. Influencing politicians, funders, managers, professionals and public opinion, using social media, changes in ISPS)
themes in therapeutic approaches (eg. therapeutic relationships, therapeutic environments, peer support, spirituality, therapy in times of austerity)
Overarching themes and conceptual issues (eg. Culture and ethnicity, the language of madness, experts by experience, power, society’s influence on mental health, research approaches)
Individual therapies, Group therapies and Arts therapies
Innovative approaches (eg. Open Dialogue, Early Intervention, Supporting staff)
Family and network therapies

Conference Dates: 30th August – 3rd September 2017
Conference Location: Liverpool, UK
Website: http://www.isps2017uk.org/

IV Congress of Psychiatry of Bosnia and Herzogovina

Description:
Main purpose of the Congress (organized by the Psychiatric Association of Bosnia-Herzegovina) is to bring together experts in Psychiatry from Bosnia and Herzegovina, region as well as Europe and worldwide to discuss about main Congress theme “Psychiatry and Mental health: Dilemmas and Perspectives:, from different points of view. IV Congress will be held under the patronage of the European Psychiatric Association and is supported by the World psychiatric Association (WPA Co-sponsored event). among other Congress scientific sessions, as a part of traditionally close collaboration with EPA, during the Congress will be organized EPA National Psychiatric Associations Symposium and EPA Itinerant CME Course “Recognizing and Assessing Negative Symptoms in Patients with Schizophrenia”.

Conference Dates: 16th – 19th November 2017
Conference Location: Banja Luka (Bosnia and Herzogovina)
Website: http://4kongres.upubih.com/en

IEPA 13 Conference

IEPA 13 will take place in 2022. Bidding for this conference will open 2018.